Submissions for BA9 are now OPEN! Festival deadline is October 1st 2023
Unproduced genre scripts accepted; nominations and awards for badass short and feature scripts
The Badass V 2019 genre script contest winners include three scripts that have since be produced,
each directed by the women who wrote them, two with us as production partners.
( Shorts and feature films are welcome with awards in both categories.)
1. Rakefat Abergel’s Boo! has been completed and will screen at Badass Sixx.
2. Ariel Hansen’s Clout has been filmed and is now in post,
with Badass Fest director David Aboussafy serving as Executive Producer.
3. Tristan Risk, whose film Reptile House was produced by Badass Fest director David Aboussafy,
has now been completed and will screen at Badass Sixx.
Other 2019 Badass V script contest winners Red Wings (Dana Hammer & Rhiannon Arrons)
and Stripcraft (Wilson Large) are in development with Badass Fest and Generativity Productions partners.
What will be made to happen for the 2020 Badass genre script winners? Final submission deadline is Feb 29, 2020 for short and feature scripts with multiple prizes in each category, as well as for best student script, and quarter, semi and finalists announced before the winners are at the genre film gala on March 29, 2020
at the Rio.